Snækollur, Fannborg, Hverahnjúkur and Snót
Stand on top of the world
Ascend the highest peaks
Skill & fitness level: Moderate
Start point / end point: Parking lot by Keis slope
Distance covered: 10 kilometers
Total ascent: 900 meters
Highlights: Jökulfall glacial river ravine, legacy ski slopes, Keis slope, Kastali shed, Efri-Hveradalir, Jökulbringa, Jökulkinn and Borgarjökull
River ford crossings: None
Lodging: Highland Base
An 8-hour odyssey covering blue rivers, enchanting ravines, historic adventuring landmarks, glacial ice sheets, and the upper regions of the Hveradalir geothermal valley.
What to bring
Warm clothes and socks, wind- and waterproof jacket, sturdy boots, gloves, buff, hat, and sunglasses. Water, snacks, and a light lunch.
Don't embark on a solo summer hike without first consulting our safety checklist.